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Tips to Help Deter Burglars and Prevent Theft in Your Home

Spring is here and summer isn’t far off, both being popular times for moving and going on vacation. Whether you’re relocating to a new home, or leaving town for a getaway, there are many simple ways you can improve the ... Continue reading


Spring Home Repairs That May Be Needed After a Brutal Canadian Winter

The frigid temperatures, snow, ice and winds of Canadian winters take their toll on homes over the winter months, making it especially important for homeowners to look over their homes in the spring to catch any issues before they’re left ... Continue reading


How to Report Insurance Fraud

If you are the victim of insurance-related fraud or have witnessed or heard something you believe to be related to insurance fraud, there are a few ways to report the information to allow the appropriate authorities to investigate. Call or ... Continue reading


Protecting Yourself from Email Phishing Fraud

We’ve all had suspicious emails in our inboxes, and unfortunately there is a good chance at least a few reading this have clicked on a bad link or opened an infected file and have been victims of email phishing fraud. ... Continue reading


Hard Fraud vs. Soft Fraud and How you Can Prevent Being a Victim

There are two different classifications for fraud – hard fraud and soft fraud. Below we’ll explain both types and provide tips on how to prevent becoming the victim of either, and what you should do if you find yourself in ... Continue reading


  • “We have had our house and vehicle insurance with OEGEMA-NICHOLSON & ASSOC. INS. BKRS. located at 243 Castor Street in Russell, Ontario, for several years now. The people in the office have always been friendly and courteous whenever we had any queries and, in particular, we want to thank Christopher Lough who has been so helpful in every way. The thing we like the most is when you telephone this office you get a live person answering and not a machine.”-Jerry Gaudry
  • “I’ve been dealing with ONA for over 20 years with my personal insurance, as well as our commercial insurance, and I know I can rely on them for great customer service, and prompt responses. I feel confident not only referring them to my employees, but to our customers as well.”-Charlene Brunet, President, Dan Murphy Ford
  • “ONA helps me with my personal insurance and my business insurance . They are my one stop shop when it comes to insurance and group benefits. I know I’m covered in all areas. Great friendly service and knowledgeable staff!”-James Carriveau, President, Exact Interlock and Exact Properties
  • “I would like to thank Carol for everything she has done for me and my family over the years. It is my honest belief that we would not be in the position we are in if it was not for her guidance, expertise and honesty. We can’t begin to thank her enough.”-Tim
  • “It’s always a pleasure to deal with Oegema, Nicholson & Associates, and I can depend on them for all my insurance needs. I have been a client for several years and whether it’s regarding my personal insurance, or anything to do with our employee benefits or commercial needs, I know I’m taken care of.”-Rhonda, Capital Dodge
  • “I know all my insurance needs are covered with Oegema, Nicholson & Associates. I have been a loyal client for the last 15 years, and I can count of them for my commercial insurance, employee benefits, as well as my personal insurance and finances. Jeff Richer always goes above and beyond to help me with my insurance needs.”– Omkar Atwal, Owner, Leitrim Home Hardware
  • “One call to Oegema, Nicholson Associates is all it took. After our basement flooded, within a day or two they had a crew cleaning everything up, taking down the drywall and itemizing everything to be cleaned, thrown out or restored. They had everything in place for us in a timely manner and were extremely patient with me as they talked me through the process and waited for me to make decisions.”– Jennifer Parks, Stittsville, Ontario